My daughter is almost 1 now, and naturally I’ve been reflecting a ton lately about this crazy/great year and all the changes it has brought. One thing that has really amazed me is how my body has changed. When I look back at photos of my very pregnant self from one year ago, I can’t believe that I am back to any semblance of my pre-baby self.
I’ll admit, though: my boobs have been a big disappointment. Let me rephrase that. My boobs have been a small, saggy (but somehow weirdly pointy?) disappointment.
My boobs have been through SO many changes over the last year and a half, between the initial pregnancy growth spurt, to the larger ribcage, to having my milk come in, and then the ups and downs of pumping for 8 months… Needless to say, they are different now. I resisted buying new bras after I quit pumping because I knew my size could still change. But now I’m working a new job and am down to two bras that remotely fit – one of which is strapless and the other that is so big that it makes my right boob look concave.read more